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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
120 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

COZ058>089-093>099-021930-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
120 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE SAN LUIS VALLEY AND
SOUTHEAST PLAINS THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.  GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITIES WILL RESULT IN HIGH FIRE DANGER. ANY ACTION THAT COULD
PRODUCE A SPARK OR FLAME SHOULD BE AVOIDED.

A FEW HIGH BASED THUNDERSTORMS MAY DRIFT ACROSS THE AREA THIS
AFTERNOON. THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS WILL BE LIGHTNING
AND WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH. SPOTTY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS LESS
THAN AN INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE ABOVE 10000 FEET.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ON THURSDAY...RED FLAG CONDITIONS WILL RETURN TO THE SAN LUIS
VALLEY AND LAS ANIMAS COUNTY FROM NOON TO 6 PM. GUSTY WINDS AND
LOW HUMIDITIES WILL RESULT IN ANOTHER AFTERNOON OF HIGH FIRE
DANGER. OTHERWISE...SCATTERED SHOWERS...AND POSSIBLY A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE...MAINLY NORTH OF HIGHWAY 50.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...THE CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND STORMS
WILL SPREAD SOUTH ALONG THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS AND PLAINS. THE
SNOW LEVEL WILL FALL TO THE LOWEST ELEVATIONS OF THE PLAINS BY
FRIDAY MORNING. WET SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS RANGING FROM A DUSTING
OVER THE PLAINS UP TO SEVERAL INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS WILL BE
POSSIBLE.

ON SATURDAY...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY START TO
REAPPEAR AGAIN OVER PARTS OF THE PLAINS. THEN...ON SUNDAY AND
MONDAY...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER
THE ENTIRE AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

50/50

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
427 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-021100-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
427 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS EXISTS ACROSS THE EASTERN
PANHANDLES THIS EVENING. IF STORMS DEVELOP...A FEW COULD BE STRONG
TO MARGINALLY SEVERE...WITH WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH AND HAIL UP
TO QUARTER SIZE THE PRIMARY HAZARDS.

ELEVATED TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE PANHANDLES THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING DUE TO SOUTH TO WEST WINDS
OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS AND MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES OF 8 TO 15 PERCENT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

ELEVATED TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
WESTERN AND SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE COMBINED PANHANDLES ON THURSDAY
DUE TO BREEZY WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES. FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL LIKELY RETURN TO MUCH OF THE AREA
OVER THE WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

LIMITED SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED ACROSS THE EASTERN
PANHANDLES THIS EVENING.

AREA FIRE MANAGERS AND EMERGENCY OFFICIALS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR
ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THROUGH EARLY THIS
EVENING...THURSDAY...AND THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

KB

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
314 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-022115-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
314 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...
EXTREME SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA AND NORTHWEST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

RED FLAG CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AND SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 40 IN
EASTERN COLORADO AND NORTHWEST KANSAS TODAY. IN ADDITION ELEVATED
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ELSEWHERE DUE TO THE LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND BREEZY WINDS.

THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRIMARILY EAST OF
HIGHWAY 283 IN NORTHWEST KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.
LARGE HAIL UP TO ONE INCH IN DIAMETER AND WIND GUSTS OF 60 MPH
WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS. TO THE WEST TO HIGHWAY 25 STRONG TO
POSSIBLY SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLY WITH THE PRIMARY THREAT BEING
WIND GUSTS OF 60 MPH. IN ADDITION THERE IS THE CHANCE FOR BLOWING
DUST AS WELL AHEAD OF ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DO DEVELOP WITH THE
STRONG WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

A COUPLE INCHES OF WET SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY
NIGHT WEST OF THE COLORADO BORDER...WITH QUICKLY DIMINISHING EAST
OF THE COLORADO BORDER. BREEZY NORTH WINDS COULD PRODUCE AREAS OF
BLOWING SNOW AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON FOR LOCATIONS
ALONG AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 25. ANY STORM REPORTS ARE GREATLY
APPRECIATED THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA OR BY PHONE.

$$
JTL

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1248 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-021800-
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-
PAWNEE-STAFFORD-STANTON-GRANT-HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-
PRATT-MORTON-STEVENS-SEWARD-MEADE-CLARK-COMANCHE-BARBER-
1248 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  ELEVATED HAIL RISK.
  ELEVATED THUNDERSTORM WIND DAMAGE RISK.
  LIMITED FLOODING RISK.
  ELEVATED LIGHTNING RISK.
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  THURSDAY...
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.

  FRIDAY...
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  LIMITED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  SATURDAY...
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  SUNDAY...
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  MONDAY...
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  TUESDAY...
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATER TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/?N=HWO

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1105 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

COZ030>051-021715-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1105 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...RETURN TO WINTRY WEATHER THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN APPROACHING WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND
EVENING SHOWERS WITH A FEW EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS. THESE WILL
BEGIN DRY AND HIGH BASED WITH GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS TO AROUND 45 MPH
THE MAIN IMPACT. FIRE DANGER WILL ALSO BE ELEVATED THROUGH EARLY
EVENING WITH WARM...DRY...AND BREEZY CONDITIONS IN PLACE.

AREAS OF RAIN AND SNOW ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT
VERY LATE TONIGHT AS COLDER AIR FILTERS INTO THE AREA. BY SUNRISE
THURSDAY MORNING SNOW LEVELS MAY LOWER TO NEAR 6000 FT MSL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

RAIN AND SNOW WILL RETURN TO MOST OF NORTHEASTERN COLORADO ON
THURSDAY. THERE LOOKS TO BE A RAIN SNOW MIX DURING THE
DAY...CHANGING TO ALL SNOW BY LATE AFTERNOON BEHIND THE PASSAGE OF
A COLD FRONT. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ARE VERY DIFFICULT TO PIN DOWN AT
THIS POINT...WITH SUCH WARM GROUND TEMPERATURES MELTING WILL BE
LIKELY. 2 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE FRONT
RANGE URBAN CORRIDOR AND PALMER DIVIDE BY DAYBREAK FRIDAY...MAINLY
ON GRASSY SURFACES. THE FOOTHILLS MAY SEE 6 TO 12 INCHES...WITH A
TRACE TO 4 INCHES POSSIBLE FURTHER EAST ON THE PLAINS.

TRAVELERS SHOULD BE AWARE OF QUICKLY CHANGING CONDITIONS
INCLUDING LOW VISIBILITY THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING WITH
LOCALIZED AREAS OF MORE INTENSE SNOWFALL. ROADS COULD BECOME
SLUSHY ALONG THE FRONT RANGE URBAN CORRIDOR THURSDAY EVENING INTO
FRIDAY MORNING AS TEMPERATURES FALL BELOW FREEZING. SNOWPACKED
ROADS IN THE FOOTHILLS AND MOUNTAINS COULD CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS. SNOW WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH AFTER MIDNIGHT THURSDAY
NIGHT...WITH DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED ON FRIDAY. UPPER LEVEL HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BRING WARMER AND DRIER WEATHER THIS WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

BARJENBRUCH/KALINA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
600 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-021200-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
600 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY THIS AFTERNOON AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT WILL
INCREASE THE RISK OF AGRICULTURAL AND DITCH BURNS ESCAPING. A RED
FLAG WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR MUCH OF SOUTHWESTERN COLORADO TO
ACCOUNT FOR THIS. LOCAL WIND GUSTS TO 35 MPH ARE LIKELY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY OVER THE
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS WILL PRODUCE ONLY LIGHT
PRECIPITATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THURSDAY AS DRY
CONDITIONS AND GUSTY WINDS CONTINUE. AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL
MOVE OVER THE REGION BRINGING COOLER AIR AND ANOTHER ROUND OF
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND STORMS THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT. AFTER
THAT...WEAK RIDGING BUILDS IN BRINGING A WARM UP FOR THE WEEKEND.
THE NEXT CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION LOOKS TO BE TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
528 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

NMZ501>540-021130-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
528 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
FOR WEST-CENTRAL AND MUCH OF AREA ALONG AND EAST OF THE CENTRAL
MOUNTAIN CHAIN WHERE LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES COMBINED WITH
STRONG WEST WINDS WILL CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.
ADDITIONALLY...A FEW HIGH BASED AFTERNOON SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORM
OUTFLOWS COULD ADD TO THE STRONG WEST WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING FOR MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO. STRONG TO
VERY STRONG WEST WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES AND AN UNSTABLE AIRMASS TO CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

WEATHER CAN CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WATCHES AND WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

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